The Future of Green Buildings with Exterior Insulation Finishing Systems

The Future of Green Buildings with Exterior Insulation Finishing Systems The European Union is trying to tackle energy poverty in buildings and the high energy costs crisis through its Renovation Wave initiatives. Image © Shutterstock Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989931/the-future-of-green-buildings-with-exterior-insulation-finishing-systems Construction practices across the world, as well as the types and … Read more

Beyond Storage: Shelving Systems as Design Elements

Beyond Storage: Shelving Systems as Design Elements S-House Renovation / ALTS DESIGN OFFICE. Image © Kenta Kawamura Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/989363/beyond-storage-shelving-systems-as-design-elements Shelves have a clear function: to organize, store and display. This simple, yet vital role has made them a must in every household, keeping the place neat and tidy … Read more

Balancing Energy-Efficiency and Aesthetics: Large-Scale Thermal Fenestration Systems

Balancing Energy-Efficiency and Aesthetics: Large-Scale Thermal Fenestration Systems Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/984267/balancing-energy-efficiency-and-aesthetics-large-scale-thermal-fenestration-systems The total energy demand from buildings has risen in recent years. Driven by improved access in developing countries, greater ownership of energy-consuming devices and increasing urban densities, today it accounts for over one-third of global energy consumption and … Read more

What Role Do Materials and Construction Systems Play in Democratizing Architecture?

What Role Do Materials and Construction Systems Play in Democratizing Architecture? Wikkelhouse / Fiction Factory. Image Courtesy of Yvonne Witte Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983886/what-role-do-materials-and-construction-systems-play-in-democratizing-architecture “Architecture does not change anything. It’s always on the side of the wealthy.” With these words, Oscar Niemeyer referred to architecture as being a privilege mostly … Read more